The Life and Achievements of Perry Mandera

Customs Cares Charities is a prominent brand name within the logistics and transportation industry. It is established and owned by Perry Mandera, who was previously a Marine in the U.S. Marine Corps (

When Perry finished high school he was recruited by the Marine Corps Reserve in 1975. His stint with the Marines was spent in the motor pool area where he was taught how to drive a truck. After his term of enlistment, he was released with a good record from the United States Marine Corps and he resumed his life as a civilian.

After working with various transportation companies in 1980 at the age of 23, he opened a business which he likewise sold and gave up in 1985.

Being interested in politics, Perry Mandera became a Republican Ward Committeeman for Chicago’s 26th Ward from 1984 to 1988. He was the youngest individual to be elected to the cited position.

Perry Mandera initiated The Custom Companies. in February 1986 ( Currently, Custom Companies, Inc. has assisted thousands of clients from small family businesses to Fortune 500 companies that gave a yearly profit of more than 200 million dollars. The Custom Companies is based in Northlake, IL and has service offices situated in major cities across the United States.

Perry’s company provides a wide range of logistics and transportation services that caters excellently to the needs of various individuals and corporations.

Although a very successful businessman at present, Perry Mandela still finds time to attend to charitable causes. He pays explicit attention to veterans, youth and children organizations, cancer prevention and cures. His contribution to all the philanthropic causes he is involved is mainly the provision of transportation as well as giving 6,500 coats for winter to the less fortunate children within the surrounding counties and Chicagoland.

In recognition of his excellent professional and personality traits, Perry Mandera was chosen by the Association of Chicago Transportation as among the “Top 100 American Transportation Executives of the Millenium,” where he serves a member of the board.

Perry Mandera is married with two children and actively takes part in school, church, community, and youth sports activities.